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A Rambler Steals Home (Hardcover)
PRE-ORDER CARTER'S BOOK HERE BY ADDING TO THE CART, BEING SURE TO INDICATE IF YOU WANT YOUR BOOK PERSONALIZED, AND TO WHOM. WE WILL HAVE CARTER SIGN & PERSONALIZE THEM UPON PUB DATE (2/28/17) IF YOU ARE LOCAL, BE SURE TO COME TO THE BOOK LAUNCH PARTY AT THE STORE MARCH 4TH AT 4PM.
Terrific debut by local talent Carter Higgins, this middle grade novel sings with warmth, quirk and charm. Baseball, snackshops, summer, mystery and friendship tie this tale together along with its set of interesting characters Derby, Triple, and Marcus. A real winner!— Maureen Palacios
Garland, Derby, and Triple Clark spend each season traveling highways and byways in their Rambler--until summer, when small-town Ridge Creek, Virginia, calls them back. There they settle in, selling burgers and fries out of Garland's Grill after each game the Rockskippers play in their battered minor-league baseball stadium. Derby's summer traditions bring her closer than she's ever been to a real home that isn't on wheels, but this time, her return to Ridge Creek reveals unwelcome news. Now the person Derby loves most in town needs her help--and yet finding a way to do so may uncover deeply held stories and secrets.
Told in Derby's unforgettable voice, this warm-hearted debut novel is about taking risks, planting roots, and discovering the true definition of home.
Swashbuckling for a new generation, Eelyn from the Aska clan lives for her fighting season with the dreaded Riki clan. This is a story when raw, physical power and ancient beliefs dictate warriors come from either sex. Family, fighting and feuding are keys to this strong debut Young has crafted of a Viking culture that may need to compromise its deeply held beliefs in order to survive. Harrowing, and bloodthirsty with a high body count, this kickass heroine surely has crossover appeal to fans of Wonder Woman. Could not put this down, your heart will be racing to the end. - Maureen